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1944 Jan. 20

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

England - Letter describes a trip Maida took with her friend Helen Coffin where they shared a train compartment with the actress Jane Carr, her husband, their companion, and their four dogs.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 June 26

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

England - Letter describes witnessing civilians fleeing the bombing from the city, visiting Steve and sightseeing in Torquay, and picking strawberries.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 Apr. 17

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to cousins

Sweet Briar (Va.) - Letter is written from Sweet Briar College and describes the weather, family matters, her decision to join the Red Cross, and various activities (mostly athletic) at school.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 June 21

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

England - Letter describes the weather and scenery of England in late June. Maida also describes the daily work, extracurricular and social activities of an American Red Cross worker in England during World War II. Maida and her friends go on some dates to see movies, attend parties, and sing songs at bars.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1945 Apr. 3

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

Germany - Letter describes family matters and Maida's homesickness, pictures she has sent home, seeing a show, and visiting mutual friends and loved ones. Letter is written on blue "Par Avion" stationery.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 Apr. 7

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

England - Letter describes Maida's plan for Easter, family matters, attending church, the seasonal time change during wartime blackout in England during World War II, going on a date with a sergeant, and attending dances.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 Mar. 1

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

England - V-mail from Maida discusses her weekend at Oxford University, her trip to Scotland with Jean, a wedding in London, and upcoming plans for the American Red Cross' clubmobiles and new skills she will need to learn.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1945 Mar. 27

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

Germany - Letter describes family matters and gifts sent, and a sketch done by a soldier who ended up taking his own life. Mentions wedding news, including plans of a Clubmobiler to get married in Paris. Letter is written on blue "Par Avion" stationery.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 Oct. 6

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Alfred D. Riggs and Winifred L. Riggs

London (England) - Letter describes the beginning of Maida's work with her roommate Jean on a clubmobile for the American Red Cross during World War II.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 Mar. 8

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

Sweet Briar (Va.) - Letter is written from Sweet Briar, Virginia, and describes life at the cabin and family matters. She is practicing typewriting without looking at the keys.

Maida L. Riggs Papers